Starri Heidmarsson


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Full name
Starri Heidmarsson
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a professional scientist
Curator level
Full Curator


1 object curated
187 taxa curated
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686 common names added
18 common names removed
133 common names curated

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Curator qualifications

1. Curator of the lichen herbarium at AMNH, PhD in systematic botany from Uppsala University in 2000 2. Kristinsson, H. & Heiðmarsson, S. 2009. Colonization of lichens on Surtsey 1970-2006. – Surtsey Resarch 12: 81-104. Gueidan, C., Savić, S., Thüs, H., Roux, C., Keller, C., Tibell, L., Prieto, M., Heiðmarsson, S., Breuss, O., Orange, A., Fröberg, L., Amtoft Wynns, A., Navarro-Rosinés, P., Krzewicka, B., Pykälä, J., Grube, M. & Lutzoni, F. 2009. Generic classification of the Verrucariaceae (Ascomycota) based on molecula and morphological evidence: recent progress and remaining challenges. – Taxon 58: 184-208. Heiðmarsson, S. & Breuss, O. 2004. Dermatocarpon. In Lichen Flora of the Greater Sonoran Desert Region. Vol. II (Eds. Nash, T.H., Ryan, B.D., Diederich, P., Gries, C. & Bungartz, F.): 88-93. Lichens Unlimited, Arizona. Heiðmarsson, S. 2003. Molecular study of Dermatocarpon miniatum (Verrucariales) and allied taxa. – Mycological Research 107(4): 459-468. Heiðmarsson, S. 2001. The genus Dermatocarpon (lichenized Ascomycotina) in the Nordic countries. - The Nordic Journal of Botany 20: 605-639. Heiðmarsson, S. 2000. Taxonomy and Phylogeny of Dermatocarpon (Verrucariales, Lichenized Ascomycotina) with Special Emphasis on the Nordic Species. - Acta Univ. Ups. Comprehensive Summaries of Uppsala Dissertations from the Faculty of Science and Technology 555, Uppsala 25 pp. Motiejûnaité, J., Nordin, A., Zalewska, A., Bjelland, T., Hedenås, H., Westberg, M., Heidmarsson, S., and Prigodina, I. 1998: Materials on lichens and allied fungi of Neringa National Park (Lithuania). - Botanica Lithuanica 4(3): 285-305. Heiðmarsson, S. 1998: Species delimitation in four long-spored species of Dermatocarpon in the Nordic countries. - Ann. Bot. Fennici 35: 59-70. Heiðmarsson, S., Mattsson, J-E., Moberg, R., Nordin, A., Santesson, R., and Tibell, L. 1997: Classification of lichen photomorphs. - Taxon 46: 519-520. Heiðmarsson, S. 1996: Pruina as a Taxonomic Character in the Lichen Genus Dermatocarpon. - Bryologist 99: 315-320. 3. Member of the IAL - International Association of Lichenologists, Treasurer of the Nordic Lichen Society
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